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Russian translation of “twinkle”

twinkle

verb [I]
 
 
/ˈtwɪŋkl/
LIGHT If light twinkles, it shines and seems to be quickly flashing on and off.
мерцать
The lights of the town twinkled in the distance.Emitting and casting light
EYES If someone's eyes twinkle, they look bright and happy.
сверкать
Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something
twinkle noun [C]
мерцание, огонек (в глазах)
(Definition of twinkle from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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